The Ukrainian government collapsed and the popular prime minister resigned Thursday, highlighting the political gridlock gripping the country struggling with a pro-Russia insurgency, a hostile neighbor and one of the weakest economies in Europe.
Dr. Sheik Umar Khan knew he was putting his life at risk by working closely with the victims of the Ebola virus outbreak in Sierra Leone. Still, he kept at it.
The French government confirmed Thursday night that wreckage from an Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people that disappeared from radar earlier in the day had been found.
The latest snag in negotiations over Iran's nuclear program has set off a round of finger-pointing between the country's hard-liners and reformists.
As a military trumpet sounded in tribute, the first bodies of victims from the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash arrived in the Netherlands on Wednesday after an airborne journey from Ukraine.
For the first time since he began a nearly two-month battle to block his wife from selling the Clippers, Donald Sterling met Monday with Steve Ballmer, the man who would like to replace him as principal owner of the team. Whether the 11/2 -hour afternoon session at Sterling's Beverly Hills mansion signals a possible breakthrough is unclear. Lawyers for Sterling and his wife are scheduled to return to court Tuesday to continue a trial in which a probate judge has been asked to determine whether Shelly Sterling acted properly when she took over the family trust that owns the NBA franchise and other assets. She signed a sales agreement May 29 to sell the team for $2 billion to Ballmer,...